June 3, 2011
Industry leading, global solar panel manufacturer Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) has become a sponsor of actor/racer
's Dempsey Racing Team. Together, the two organizations have established a solar charity initiative. The initiative will increase
's brand awareness in
the United States
through the sponsorship and promotion of Patrick and the other Dempsey Racing drivers as solar ambassadors who will appear at different events, including last week's
500 ("Indy 500"), America's premier and most viewed automobile race.
The sponsorship will take the form of on-car logo branding on the engine cover of the Dallara/Honda, ensuring excellent opportunities for worldwide marketing exposure.
's association with Mr. Dempsey extends the solar manufacturer's momentum as the Company expands its leadership role in raising solar awareness throughout the world.
Video Includes: Spokesperson Lewis Franck of Phoenicia Sports and Entertainment
, Asst. Director Global Branding & APMEA Marketing,
, United States Vice President Sales and Marketing,
VIDEO LINK (large file):
About Trina Solar Limited
Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("
" or the "Company") is a leading manufacturer of high quality modules and has a long history as a solar PV pioneer since it was founded in 1997 as a system installation company.
is one of the few PV manufacturers that have developed a vertically integrated business model from the production of monocrystalline and multicrystalline ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of high quality modules.
's products provide reliable and environmentally-friendly electric power for a growing variety of end-user applications worldwide. For the North American market,
has established its regional headquarters in
San Jose, California
. For further information, please visit
's website at
About Dempsey Racing